Originally written on NFL Trade Rumors  |  Last updated 12/8/12

MIAMI - JANUARY 4: Running back Adrian Peterson #28 of the Oklahoma Sooners runs upfield against defensive tackle Mike Patterson #99 of the USC Trojans in the 2005 FedEx Orange Bowl National Championship on January 4, 2005 at Pro Player Stadium in Miami, Florida. USC defeated Oklahoma 55-19. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Zach Berman of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports that Eagles DT Mike Patterson has been diagnosed with viral pneumonia and has been hospitalized. This latest health issue has nothing to do with  Patterson’s recent medical history, the which required brain surgery during the offseason after suffering seizures last year. Eagles trainer Rick Burkholder assured  that Patterson was “doing fine” and was in stable condition.
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